Performing Arts Centers

Historic Jayhawk Theatre  

The Historic Jayhawk Theatre resides in Downtown Topeka, KS. This non-profit theatre is continuing to preserve history while delivering out of this world performances on stage! Still fundraising to complete its full restoration, the Jayhawk hosts man events throughout the year, including concerts, plays, interactive productions, and classes for dancing and acting. Catch an event and support the only remaining historic theatre in Topeka from 1926.  

Jayhawk Theatre - Performance | Downtown Topeka, KS

Topeka Civic Theatre and Academy  

Topeka Civic Theatre and Academy is a unique community theatre offering both dinner and non-dinner shows and bar service offering a wide selection of spirits, soft drinks and delightful desserts.  

Topeka Performing Arts Center  

A multi-purpose venue, the Topeka Performing Arts Center combines an elegant atmosphere of art-deco space that features large concerts, plays, musical performances and more.   

Topeka Performing Arts Center - TPAC | Nutcracker Ballet in Topeka, KS

The Stormont Vail Events Center  

From demolition derbies to Cirque Du Soleil, Stormont Vail Events Center (The Vail) offers regular large-sized events that appeal to various audiences. There are also annual exhibits and fairs held in the space throughout the year.   

Along with these centers, Topeka is also home to multiple outdoor locations for performing arts. Catch a show/event at Evergy Plaza, at Gage Park Amphitheater, Topeka Zoo/Kay's Japanese Garden, and more. Check out our events page for shows, performances, and more >>